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Department of Justice Urged to Release Philly Police Shooting Review Details to the Public - Not Just Police

By Kenneth Lipp

Six months after a public forum was held at City Hall for the public to voice concerns to Department of Justice representatives and third-party researchers contracted to review Philadelphia Police officer-involved-shootings ( 504 more words

Reporting

No explanation why U.S. Attorney ignores NY Rising violations of federal regulations

In New York, concerns about regulatory and policy violations by state agencies and contractors were simply dismissed in April 2014 by U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch ( 96 more words

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Attorney General Nominee Loretta Lynch Thinks Weed Is More Dangerous Than Alcohol

President Barack Obama may not think weed is more dangerous than alcohol, but his possible new attorney general does.

“I certainly don’t hold that view,” Loretta Lynch, the nominee to replace Attorney General Eric Holder, said during her confirmation hearing on Wednesday, moving away from the president’s line of thought.

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Politics

Review Of Mpls. Police Dept. Calls For More Transparency

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Over the last few years, the Minneapolis Police Department has faced much public scrutiny. A new review from the Department of Justice highlights the work that needs to be done. 73 more words

News

Amendments Added, but Newhallville Grant Accepted

A $1 million Department of Justice, (DOJ) grant for crime and violence reduction measures in Newhallville has been accepted by the Board of Alders, but like the Joint Human Services and Safety Committee that sent it there, the body attached some conditions. 769 more words

Saks Renounces Legal Position On Transgender Discrimination Suit

Saks Fifth Avenue has recanted its legal position that transgender employees are not protected under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, involving former associate,  528 more words

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